Hunter Foster: Is an Artistic Associate at the Bucks County Playhouse where he has directed Company, Ain't Misbehavin', The Buddy Holly Story, The Rocky Horror Show, It's a Wonderful Life, Summer of '42, and National Pastime. Other directing credits include: My Fair Lady (Cape Playhouse), Cabaret (Cape Playhouse), Spamalot (Casa Manana), Grease (North Carolina Theatre) and Million Dollar Quartet (Ogunquit Playhouse and Gateway Playhouse). As a book writer he has written the books to the musicals, Jasper in Deadland, which played at the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle in Spring 2015 following its world premiere at the Prospect Theater Company in NYC. Hunter also wrote the book to the Off-Broadway musical, Summer of '42, which opened at the Variety Arts Theatre in New York City, and was nominated for an Outer Critic Award for best new musical. Other recent book writing credits include The Circus in Winter (Goodspeed Musicals), Clyde and Bonnie: A Folktale (New York Musical Theatre Festival, Aurora Theatre), Tempest Rock (Rhinebeck writers retreat) and The Hollow (Signature Theatre). As an actor, he has appeared on Broadway in The Bridges of Madison County, Hands on a Hardbody, Million Dollar Quartet, The Producers, Little Shop of Horrors (Tony nomination), Urinetown, Les Miserables, Footloose, Grease, King David. Hunter is a graduate of the University of Michigan (BFA in theatre, 1992).
Other writing credits include:
- Summer of '42 -- Variety Arts Theatre, NYC/Goodspeed Opera House
- Circus in Winter -- Goodspeed Opera House
- Jasper in Deadland -- Prospect Theatre, NYC/5th Ave Theatre, Seattle, WA
- Clyde and Bonnie -- Aurora Theatre, Atlanta, GA / NYMF
- The Hollow -- Signature Theatre, Arlington VA
- Tempest Rock -- Rhinebeck Writers retreat